Northwest Texas Healthcare System Announces New Chief Executive Officer

Tuesday, September 5, 2023
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Jason BarrettNorthwest Texas Healthcare System (NWTHS), a 495-bed facility with over 2,000 employees serving the top 26 counties of the Texas Panhandle and neighboring states, is excited to announce the appointment of Jason Barrett, MBA, FACHE as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective today. Barrett, an accomplished and visionary leader, brings a wealth of experience to NWTHS with a proven track record of driving patient-centered growth and innovation in the healthcare industry.

“We are proud to welcome Jason as our new CEO. His exceptional leadership skills, strategic insights and deep industry knowledge make him the ideal choice to lead NWTHS,” stated Board of Governors Chair Kyle Ingham.

In Barrett’s previous role as a CEO for the Flagler Health System, he successfully transformed the system into a facility providing comprehensive health services, drove expansive growth and improved quality outcomes, thus earning national brand recognition. His commitment aligns perfectly with NWTHS’ core values making him an excellent cultural fit.

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